Parents Television Council Would Like the VMAs to Tone It Down, Thanks

The Parents Television Council is upset that the MTV Video Music Awards are not as wholesome as the Kid's Choice awards. The censorship advocacy group has released a letter to MTV warning them to tone down this year's VMAs and, yes, it is possible that they are confused as to who they're talking to. » 8/18/14 2:20pm Monday 2:20pm

MTV's Virgin Territory Proves Virgins Are Our New Obsession

Hot on the heels of vampires and cronuts, our nation's next big fixation appears to be VIRGINS (i.e. just regular people who haven't done a couple of very narrowly defined things with their genitals). MTV's new virgin-focused reality show, Virgin Territory, premieres tonight, profiling non-humping young Americans of… » 7/16/14 3:30pm 7/16/14 3:30pm

16 and Pregnant Returns, Plus MTV Might Revive Original Teen Mom

MTV's flagship of unplanned-pregnancy-based reality shows, 16 and Pregnant, is returning for a fifth season of depressing stories about how girls irrevocably altered their lives by letting immature losers cum inside them. Additionally, there are rumors that the network is bringing back the original Teen Mom now that… » 3/20/14 4:00pm 3/20/14 4:00pm

The Real World Has Actually Gotten Really Real in Meta Moment

On last night's episode of The Real World, two cast members went into the ladies room of a noisy nightclub so they could privately talk shit on their roommates off camera. But then they remembered they were still wearing their microphones. One girl assured the other that she doesn't think the producers were going to… » 2/06/14 12:00pm 2/06/14 12:00pm

Madonna's Cameo on Miley's 'Unplugged' Was Beyond Uncomfortable

When news surfaced that Madonna would make an appearance on Miley Cyrus' western-themed 'Unplugged' set, I'm pretty sure we all collectively did a head tilt/grimace especially after Madonna's Grammys performance. As expected, the pop stars' mashup of 'Don't Tell Me' and 'We Can't Stop' is just uncomfortable and… » 1/30/14 11:40am 1/30/14 11:40am

MTV's Latest Reproduction-Oriented Show Tackles Sperm Donor Siblings

Generation Cryo, MTV's one-hour docu-series about a teenager's journey to find the anonymous sperm donor who fathered her and the 15 half-siblings with whom she recently connected. It's actually sounds very much like that plot to a Vince Vaughn comedy, Delivery Man, out this Thanksgiving—except it's real. » 10/15/13 4:45pm 10/15/13 4:45pm

Justin Timberlake Surprises Nikki & Sara; Adorable Freakout Ensues

Are you watching MTV's Nikki & Sara Live? Because it's pretty great, like having a slumber party with the girls you thought you were never cool enough to be friends in high school with but who turn out to be super nice. Case in point: how the show's hosts — comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer — reacted to being… » 10/02/13 7:10pm 10/02/13 7:10pm

The 30 Best Tweets About the MTV VMAs

Did you watch MTV's Video Music Awards last night? Apparently, they were broadcast live from this magical place called Broo-ka-line where the cold brew coffee flows like water and Beyoncé rides her bicycle through the tree-lined streets like a pleb! There were loads of famous people there — a boy band called *N SYNC… » 8/26/13 1:00pm 8/26/13 1:00pm